How to transfer an Atlassian Confluence wiki space to another server

Confluence is one of the most popular Wikis with a great user interface. To export and transfer an Atlassian Confluence wiki to another server

  1. Log into the Atlassian Confluence wiki as an administrator,
  2. In the lower left corner click the gear icon and select Content Tools,
  3. On the Export tab select the XML radio button and click Next,
  4. Select Custom Export and click the Export button at the bottom of the page,
  5. The export process starts,
  6. Click the link to download the export file,

Cannot restart the Atlassian Confluence service on Windows

When the Atlassian Confluence wiki is installed on a Windows server, it frequently becomes unavailable. Sometimes it is possible to restart the Atlassian Confluence Windows service, but most of the time the Stop phase times out with:

Windows could not stop the Atlassian Confluence service on Local Computer.
Error 1053: The service did not respond to the start or control request in a timely fashion.

To make Atlassian Confluence work again

  1. Open Task Manager,
  2. End the tomcat…exe process,
  3. Start the Atlassian Confluence Windows service.